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When can you start drinking again alcoholic beverages after a tonsillectomy?

When can you start drinking again alcoholic beverages after a tonsillectomy?

Tonsillectomy: When the tissues are healed, no pain with swallowing acidic or solid foods. ...Read more

Dr. Dale Tylor
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Can I have one alcoholic drink (wine or mixed drink) the night before a tonsillectomy?

Can I have one alcoholic drink (wine or mixed drink) the night before a tonsillectomy?

Why chance it: Ask the surgeon to be sure, but why chance any issues with your surgery. Usually, the surgeon will require a patient to be npo (nulla per os-nothing by mouth) the night before, which would mean you should not. Good luck with your surgery. ...Read more

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I have two buddies of mine who drink 3-5 alcoholic beverages a day, is that a clinical alcoholic?

I have two buddies of mine who drink 3-5 alcoholic beverages a day, is that a clinical alcoholic?

Abuse or at risk: In men less than age 65 more than 3 drinks in 1 day or 14 in a week is considered abuse and at risk. We do not use clinical. However we use abuse or dependency both are present > 1 year but abuse has 1 criteria , dependency 3 or more they are at risk and abuse. Have them talk to their doctor. ...Read more

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What is the effect of taking up medicine and drinking alcoholic beverages?

What is the effect of taking up medicine and drinking alcoholic beverages?

Risky/dangerous: A total of 886 drugs (5667 brand and generic names) are known to interact with alcohol (contained in alcoholic beverages) (ethanol). 130 major drug interactions, 722 moderate drug interactions, 34 minor drug interactions. Ask your prescriber and/or pharmacist about your specific medications. ...Read more

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Will drinking alcoholic beverages affect my sarcoidosis?

Will drinking alcoholic beverages affect my sarcoidosis?

YES: Alcohol affects everything. It is a toxin. You have t decide if it is worth the risk and this will be determined by the severity of your disease. It will also affect the metabolism and affect of any medications you may be taking. Safest course is to not drink it. The more severe your sarcoid or more meds you take the greater your risk. ...Read more

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After the hCG diet how do you keep the weight off ? Can you drink alcoholic beverages on the diet?

After the hCG diet how do you keep the weight off ?  Can you drink alcoholic beverages on the diet?

You can't!: The major problem with every diet (the hcg, adkins, south beach, etc) is that when you stop it, you always regain the weight when you go back to eating the way way you were before. That's why the diets advertise losing weight quickly but rarely show people who kept the weight off. Remember: alcohol contains calories which can cause weight gain like any other drink. Limit it as much as you can. ...Read more

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Headache has soon as someone wakes up. What's the reason and best way to subdue the headache? Does not drink alcoholic beverages! infrequently happens

Headache has soon as someone wakes up. What's the reason and best way to subdue the headache? Does not drink alcoholic beverages! infrequently happens

Perhaps migraine: But other possible causes such as neck, TMJ with bruxism, dentition, hypertension, thyroid issues. Might try a preventative approach, but see a dentist and possible headache specialist also. ...Read more